academics

Carroll University offers more than 95 areas of study for you to discover and explore. We structure those with the individual goals and needs of our students in mind. Many of our programs offer the flexibility to double major or add minors while still graduating in four years. We also offer the opportunity to complete select majors and get started on a career sooner with our Carroll3 programs. And our dual degree programs make it convenient for you to earn both a bachelor’s and master’s degree in just five years. Carroll isn’t a one-size-fits-all kind of place. We recognize that everyone’s different and we’re here to help you get the most out of your academic experience.

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An Area of Study For You

In each of our areas of study, you’ll gain a strong, foundational knowledge and skills that will prepare you for your future. You’ll enjoy small class sizes and professors who get to know you and are invested in your success. At the graduate level, Carroll offers students looking to take their expertise to the next level accelerated, flexible programs that help you go farther, faster to reach your professional goals.

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Explore dozens of majors, options for specialized emphases and tracks and minors to enhance your undergraduate experience

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Take your career to the next level with our specialized programs in business and technology, education and health sciences

At Carroll, you'll always get personal attention from faculty and staff
Our Top Majors: Biology, Business, Exercise Science, Nursing and Psychology
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Academic Structure

Carroll University's academic programs are housed within two colleges and one school. No matter which program you’re interested in, or whether you’re still exploring, you’ll find an exceptional, student-centric learning experience characterized by individual attention and faculty support. See the divisions and their associated departments below.

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College of Arts and Sciences

Communication, Sociology, Computational and Physical Sciences, English, Modern Languages, History, Political Science, Religious Studies, Life Sciences, Visual and Performing Arts and Education

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College of Health Sciences

Health and Medicine, Human Movement Sciences, Nursing and Physical Therapy 

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School of Business

Accounting, Business Administration, Business Economics, Finance, Health Care Administration, Management and Leadership, Marketing

Pioneer Core

The world is your classroom at Carroll. Discover it through our innovative general education curriculum.

Registrar

Official academic records for all students and courses at Carroll University

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Course Catalog

Additional details on academic offerings

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Academic Calendar

View information on course start dates, academic breaks, finals schedules and more

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Accreditation

Carroll University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, several programs hold additional accreditations

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Honors Center

Six campus-wide programs promote and support the academic and scholarly activity of students in all disciplines

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Library

Helpful librarians, research guides and materials, citation help and more

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Grants and Research

Government-funded grants support a variety of initatives at Carroll University

Social Media

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Academic Support Services

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